A Wide-Band Antenna Design by Using Electromagnetic Simulation Software


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A wide-band antenna coupling with an elliptical slot was discussed in this paper. To implement the wide band operation, an elliptical ring slot was etched on a polygonal patch. The properties of this design have been verified by using electromagnetic simulation software. Comparing to the conventional U-slot patch antenna fed by Π-shaped slot, the proposed structure is with the same impedance in bandwidth, but less than 10% in size.



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J.Y. Liang and P.X. Wu




X. B. Ma and H. X. Zheng, "A Wide-Band Antenna Design by Using Electromagnetic Simulation Software", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 198-199, pp. 1594-1598, 2012

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September 2012




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